Register of the Delovaia komissiia pomoshchi russkim (Tubabao) (The Active Committee of the Russian-American Union For Aid To Displaced Persons in Tubabao, Samar, Philippine Is.) Records

Prepared by Polina Ilieva
Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford University
Stanford, California 94305-6010
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Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Register of the Delovaia komissiia pomoshchi russkim (Tubabao) (The Active Committee of the Russian-American Union For Aid To Displaced Persons in Tubabao, Samar, Philippine Is.) Records

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California

Contact Information

  • Hoover Institution Archives
  • Stanford University
  • Stanford, California 94305-6010
  • Phone: (650) 723-3563
  • Fax: (650) 725-3445
  • Email: archives@hoover.stanford.edu
Prepared by:
Polina Ilieva
Date Completed:
2000
Encoded by:
ByteManagers using OAC finding aid conversion service specifications
© 2003 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Delovaia komissiia pomoshchi russkim (Tubabao) records,
Date (inclusive): 1948-1966
Collection number: 2001C27
Creator: Delovaia komissiia pomoshchi russkim (Tubabao)
Extent: 6 microfilm reels (0.9 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution on War, Revolution, and Peace
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Financial records, minutes, lists, correspondence, printed matter, and photographs, relating to Russians evacuated from China to the Tubabao displaced persons camp in the Philippines in 1949.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Languages: Russian, and English.

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Delovaia komissiia pomoshchi russkim (Tubabao) Records, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired.

Location of Originals

Originals in: Museum of Russian Culture, San Francisco.

Administrative History

Russian-American organization for aid to Russian refugees.

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of the records of the Delovaia Komissiia Pomoshchi Russkim (Tubabao), that was originally called Delovaia Komissiia Pomoshchi Tubabaovtsam pri Russko-Americanskom Soiuze Pomoshchi i Zashchity Russikih vne SSSR, an organization whose primary purpose was to assist in the emigration to the United States of Russian refugees who were evacuated from Shanghai to Tubabao camp in the Philippines in 1949. The records include a large number of photographs and negatives depicting daily life in the Tubabao camp, as well as issues of newspapers published by displaced persons in the camp.
Detailed processing and preservation microfilming for these materials were made possible by a generous grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities and by matching funds from the Hoover Institution and Museum of Russian Culture. The grant also provides depositing a microfilm copy in the Hoover Institution Archives. The original materials remain in the Museum of Russian Culture, San Francisco as its property. A transfer table indicating corresponding box and reel numbers is available at the Hoover Institution Archives.
The Hoover Institution assumes all responsibility for notifying users that they must comply with the copyright law of the United States (Title 17 United States Code) and Hoover Rules for the Use and Reproduction of Archival Materials.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the repository's online public access catalog.

Subjects

Tubabao Camp (Philippines)
Russians--China.
Russians--Philippines.
Russians--United States.
Refugees.
Russia.
China.
Philippines.
United States.


Series Description

box 1-6

Office File, 1948-1966.

Scope and Content Note

Clippings, correspondence, financial records, lists, minutes of meetings, scrapbook, newspapers, and subject file, arranged alphabetically by physical form
box 7-8

Photographs, 1949-1953.

Scope and Content Note

Prints and negatives depicting daily life in the Tubabao camp

Container List

Box 1

OFFICE FILE, 1948-1966.

Box/Folder 1 : 1

General

Box/Folder 1 : 2

Clippings, 1948-1964.

Scope and Content Note

Includes articles about the Tubabao camp, Russian refugees, and the Delovaia Komissiia's activities
 

Correspondence, 1948-1965

Box/Folder 1 : 3

General

Box/Folder 1 : 4

Ioann, Archbishop of Shanghai, 1952-1953.

Scope and Content Note

Includes proclamations
Box/Folder 1 : 5

Lenkoff, Alexander, 1952-1953

Box/Folder 1 : 6

Modest, Ieromonakh, 1951-1954

Box 2

Financial records

Box/Folder 2 : 1

Accounts receivable book, 1951-1954

Box/Folder 2 : 2

Checkbook, 1951-1961

Box/Folder 2 : 3

Correspondence with debtors, 1951-1958

Box/Folder 2 : 4

Financial reports, 1951-1957

Box/Folder 2 : 5

IOUs, 1951-1954

Box/Folder 3 : 1

Ledger, 1954-1957

Box/Folder 3 : 2

Liquidation documents, 1961-1966

Box/Folder 3 : 3

List of debtors

 

Loan requests

Box/Folder 3 : 4

1950-1951

Box/Folder 3 : 5

1952-1955

Box/Folder 3 : 6

Mathew P. Gromoff's financial documents

Box/Folder 4 : 1

Receipt book, 1952-1955

 

Receipts

Box/Folder 4 : 2

1950-1958

Box/Folder 4 : 3

1951 (hotels and lunches)

Box/Folder 4 : 4

Saving account statements, 1951-1961

 

Lists

Box/Folder 4 : 5

Members of the Delovaia Komissiia Pomoshchi Russkim (Tubabao), 1949-1958

Box/Folder 4 : 6

Tubabao refugees, 1951

Box/Folder 4 : 7

Minutes of meetings, 1949-1965

Box/Folder 5 : 1

Newspaper articles (drafts)

 

Newspapers published by refugees

Box/Folder 5 : 2

Dreams come true, 1950, November

Box/Folder 5 : 3

Ezhenedel'noe obozrenie, 1949-1950

Box/Folder 5 : 4

K novoi zhizni/To New Life, 1951

Box/Folder 5 : 5

Nash Golos, 1949

Box/Folder 5 : 6

Nash Vestnik/Our Herald, 1951

Box/Folder 5 : 7

Tubabao znaet, 1949

Box/Folder 5 : 8

Scrapbook, 1949-1952.

Scope and Content Note

Includes articles about Tubabao camp
Box 6

Subject file

Box/Folder 6 : 1

Concert-balls to benefit Tubabao refugees, 1949-1951

Box/Folder 6 : 2

Displaced persons.

Scope and Content Note

Includes bulletins, circulars, memoranda, and other matter
Box/Folder 6 : 3

Federation of Russian Charitable Organizations of the United States

Box/Folder 6 : 4

International Refugee Organization.

Scope and Content Note

Includes correspondence between Mollie Rule, Director of Operations in Tubabao, and the Delovaia Komissiia
Box/Folder 6 : 5

Police Station N1 in Tubabao. Sergeants duty-book, 1949-1951

Box/Folder 6 : 6

Police Station N2 in Tubabao. Sergeants duty-book, 1949-1950

Box/Folder 6 : 7

Priiut Sv. Tihona Zadonskogo na o. Tubabao

Box/Folder 6 : 8

Rossiiskie Emigrantskie Assotsiatsii v Kitae. Address to the Federation of Russian Charitable Organizations of the United States, 1952

Box/Folder 6 : 9

Russians--Australia.

Scope and Content Note

Mostly correspondence of Savva, Archbishop of Sydney, Australia, and New Zealand. Also includes a draft of a newspaper article by A. S. Lukashkin
Box/Folder 6 : 10

Russkii Dom Sviatogo Vladimira

Box/Folder 6 : 11

Russko-Amerikanskii soiuz zashchity i pomoshchi russkim vne SSSR (aka Russian-American Union). Report, 1952

Box/Folder 6 : 12

Miscellany

Box 7

PHOTOGRAPHS, 1949-1953

Box/Folder 7 : 1

Negatives

Box 8

Prints

Box/Folder 8 : 1-3

General

 

Albums

Box/Folder 8 : 4

1949 (plain paper copy)

Box/Folder 8 : 5

1949-1952